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Tomjack Creek Watershed Profile

Tomjack Creek Station

Watershed Overview

Tomjack Creek flows south and joins Sugar Creek at Burlington, PA.  All of Tomjack Creek Watershed is within central Bradford County.  The monitoring station along Tomjack Creek is located north of Burlington, near the confluence with Sugar Creek.

Drainage Characteristics

Monitored Drainage Area: 27 square miles

Population (2010): 986

Total Stream Length: 40.2 miles

Stream miles impaired and dominant source/cause: Stream has not been assessed

Average Annual Flow at Station (NHD): 32.1 cubic feet per second (cfs)

Maximum Flow Time from Headwaters: 15 hrs. 16 min.

Tomjack Creek Watershed Map

Land Use (2006):

Natural Gas Drilling Pads (as tracked by SRBC): 21

Permitted Natural Gas Water Withdrawals: 0 Frac Water Withdrawals

Public Water Supply: 2 Groundwater Withdrawals and 0 Surface Water Withdrawals

Permitted Discharges and Type: NPDES sites

Underlying Geology: Interbedded Sedimentary